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Perils of sledge-travel.

Image ID: 833092

Perils of sledge-travel. (c1882)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Perils of sledge-travel.

Published Date

: c1882

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 12 cm. (5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "The long winter passed on board the Prince Albert in the ordinary routineā€¦ A few excursions took place from time to time, to form provision depots for a contemplated journey of exploration, or to calculate how soon they might start. On the 25th of February the grand expedition departed. It consisted, exclusive of the reserve party, which accompanied it some distance -- of Kennedy, Bellot, and six men, together with four s ....
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Original Source

: From The Jeannette, and a complete and authentic narrative encyclopedia of all voyages and expeditions to the North Polar regions. (Chicago : Coburn & Cook, c1882) Perry, Richard, Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Accidents

Source Description

: 2 folders (80 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 833092

Record ID

: 719744

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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